The Hurricanes of 2017 Were Among the Costliest

2017 was a year that brought forth an onslaught of deadly hurricanes–Harvey, Irma, and Maria, naming it a highly active hurricane season along the Atlantic. Due to the destruction that these massive storms caused, NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

Former FEMA Director Warns Floridians Of More Hurricanes

In recent news, the former director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Florida Division of Emergency Management announced that there may be more storms a brewing in the upcoming years. Though their beliefs of whether or not the rapid increase of...

The Aftermath of Hurricane Irma in South Florida

Although it has been quite some time since Hurricane Irma made landfall in South Florida, many families are still confined to living in hotels due to the inability to find new housing or returner to their former home; the conditions of homes that were damaged by Irma...

Communication Is Often An Issue With Hurricane Forecasts

It’s no secret that many of meteorologists’ predictions can oftentimes be skewed or inaccurate. Now, this most certainly is not because they aren’t good at their jobs or don’t know what they are doing, it’s more or less due to the weather’s fickle nature. The National...